Drew is also survived by his brother, Brandon (fiancé Megan) Rister of Findlay; his sister, Emma Rister of North Baltimore; his paternal
grandmother, Jean Rister of Van Buren; his maternal grandparents: Steve and Jean Dukes of North Baltimore; his maternal great-grandmother, Jan Dukes of North Baltimore; his paternal great-grandmother, Sally Halstead of North Baltimore; his nephew, Colton of Findlay; his aunts and uncles: Jeff and Shel Flick, Lori Pryor and Megan Dukes; numerous cousins and
friends; and his beloved dog, Bear.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather, Harold “Tom” Rister.
Drew was a 2012 graduate of North Baltimore High School. He was currently employed the last 2 years with Vaughn Industries, where he was an apprentice for Substation Technician.
A funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m., Friday, May 17, 2019, at SMITH-CRATES FUNERAL HOME, North Baltimore, with Pastor Eric Reza officiating. Burial will be in New Maplewood Cemetery, North Baltimore.
Visitation will be held from 2:00-4:00 and 6:00-8:00 p.m., Thursday at SMITH-CRATES FUNERAL HOME, and 1 hour (10-11 a.m.) prior to the service at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association. Online condolences may be made at www.smithcrates.com.